Daily Archives: 11/01/2016

Guyana Cultural Association of New York Inc. on-line Magazine – October 2016

Guyana Cultural Association of New York Inc. on-line Magazine – October 2016

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PAGE 3-4: Happy Diwali      PAGE 5-8:Carmen Jarvis Book Launch       PAGE 9: Breast Cancer walk Guyana       PAGE 10-12: Memories of Cavalcade of Sports       PAGE 14-16: Piano Improvisation Reflections       PAGE 19-22: Romanee Kalicharran       PAGE 23 Karen Wharton, new QC Alumni Association President       PAGE 24-25: Alwin Harris       PAGE 28: Reflections on Educational service       PAGE: 30-32: Coffee from Guyana       PAGE 33: H.E.R.O.C. at Breast Cancer walk in Guyana       Editor Edgar Henry       Cover Design Claire Goring & Ashton Franklin

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Did the F.B.I. Director Abuse His Power? – The NY Times op-ed by Richard Painter

The New York Times op-ed – Richard Painter –  Did the F.B.I. Director Abuse His Power?

THE F.B.I. is currently investigating the hacking of Americans’ computers by foreign governments. Russia is a prime suspect.

commentaryImagine a possible connection between a candidate for president in the United States and the Russian computer hacking. Imagine the candidate has business dealings in Russia, and has publicly encouraged the Russians to hack the email of his opponent. It would not be surprising for the F.B.I. to include this candidate and his campaign staff in its confidential investigation of Russian computer hacking.

But it would be highly improper, and an abuse of power, for the F.B.I. to conduct such an investigation in the public eye, particularly on the eve of the election. It would be an abuse of power for the director of the F.B.I., absent compelling circumstances, to notify members of Congress that the candidate was under investigation. It would be an abuse of power if F.B.I. agents went so far as to obtain a search warrant and raid the candidate’s office tower, hauling out boxes of documents and computers in front of television cameras.     Continue reading

Guyanese Online – Most Popular Entries – October 2016

Guyanese Online – Most Popular Entries – October 2016

1.      GUYANA and CARIBBEAN RECIPES   4,911
2.      Old Jet Magazines – from 1950 onwards – updated   1,443
3.      GUYANA: LIST OF CABINET MINISTERS – 20 May 2015 – Updated 23 May 2015   723
4.      “I will Follow Him” – by a Nun’s Choir – conductor Andre Rieu – video   583
5.      CHINESE ADVICE TO 50-YEAR OLDS & OLDER   528
6.      Fruits of Trinidad and Tobago – and Guyana   501
7.      Maldives bank refuses to accept “laundered” US$10M deposit from Guyanese investor   466
8.      Guyana– Latest News from various sources – October 16, 2016   394
9.      A black pedestrian was stopped by police. A bystander recorded his ‘humiliating’ arrest.   349
10.  Guyana– Latest News from various sources – October 08, 2016   340
11.  ExxonMobil strikes more oil offshore Guyana – value could be US$6.2 billion   338
12.  Guyana– Latest News from various sources – October 04, 2016        Continue reading

Guyana Government News Brief – October 31, 2016

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – October 31, 2016